Novemer™ EC-2 polymer

Cleansing Skin-Care

Versatile inverse-emulsion rheology modifier for ease of processing

Novemer™ EC-2 polymer is a 20% solids, liquid, pre-neutralized polymer dispersed in oil. It is an easy-to-use, multifunctional polymer designed for use in skin care and sun care oil-in-water emulsions. Novemer EC-2 polymer enables elegant, stable emulsions containing active ingredients with electrolytes and suspended inorganic pigments.

Function: <a href='/Personal-Care/Products/Product-Finder?ingredientType=Functional&functions=Emulsifier'>Emulsifier</a>&nbsp;/&nbsp;<a href='/Personal-Care/Products/Product-Finder?ingredientType=Functional&functions=Rheology Modifier'>Rheology Modifier</a>

Ingredient Name: <div class="ExternalClassBD57F96E769441328CEE8B941808D688">Sodium Acrylates/ Beheneth-25 Methacrylate Crosspolymer (and) Hydrogenated Polydecene (and) Lauryl Glucoside</div>

Recommended Use level: Recommended use level is 1 to 6 wt% as supplied

  • Acrylamide-free
  • Effectively emulsifies a broad range of oils, free from HLB constraints
  • Enables formulations that operate at high pH
  • Maintains high performance in the presence of electrolytes
  • Mild, sulfate/amide-free shower gels, shampoos and facial cleansers
  • Modifies rheology, stabilizes, emulsifies and co-emulsifies formulations
  • Simple and versatile addition at any stage in either hot or cold processing